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A. K. Antony

Not scared by vigilance case against son: Achuthanandan

Veteran Communist leader VS Achuthanandan has said the "ploy" of Kerala Chief Minister Oommen Chandy and vernacular daily Malayala Manorama -- an old vigilance case against his son -- "cannot keep me silent".

Nov 02, 2015, 14:24 PM IST

Rahul Gandhi not responsible for Congress` Lok Sabha debacle: Antony

The much-talked about report of the AK Antony panel, which went into the reasons of worst-ever poll debacle of Congress, has given clean chit to Congress vice present Rahul Gandhi.

Aug 15, 2014, 11:15 AM IST

Narendra Modi`s `three AKs` comment `inappropriate`: Antony

Three days after Narendra Modi launched a sharp attack against AK Antony, calling him a "Pakistan`s agent", the Defence Minister said the Gujarat Chief Minister`s comments did not suit a prime ministerial candidate.

Mar 29, 2014, 12:28 PM IST

UPA govt weakened country`s defence: Jayalalithaa

Continuing her diatribe against the Congress-led UPA government, AIADMK supremo and Chief Minister Jayalalithaa accused it of failing to modernise the Indian armed forces and turning the defence sector a `defenceless` one.

Mar 04, 2014, 18:55 PM IST

India to hand over `Dhruv` to the Maldives today

India will pledge a second Advanced Light Helicopter, Dhruv, to the Maldives National Defence Force.

Dec 14, 2013, 01:55 AM IST

Follow safety norms, AK Antony tells Navy brass

Defence Minister AK Antony flagged the need for safety norms for naval vessels, and told commanders that "Standard Operating Procedures" for them must be followed strictly.

Nov 20, 2013, 20:36 PM IST

Ties with some neighbours problematic: Antony

India has striven to improve relations with neighbours and its ties with some countries have undergone dramatic transformation, but with some others these "continue to be problematic", Defence Minister AK Antony said.

Oct 30, 2013, 14:49 PM IST

AK Antony says spike in ceasefire violations has Pakistan`s support

Amidst heightened tensions along the International Border and Line of Control, Defence Minister AK Antony assured the nation that India’s armed forces are fully prepared to meet any challenge regarding border security.

Oct 30, 2013, 10:56 AM IST

Defence Minister AK Antony`s China visit begins today

Defence Minister AK Antony is set to lead a high-level delegation to China, his first since assuming the portfolio.

Jul 04, 2013, 08:08 AM IST

Pakistan violates ceasefire after infiltration bid foiled

Pakistani troops violated ceasefire and opened indiscriminate firing along Line of Control in Poonch sector.

Jun 19, 2013, 15:04 PM IST

Pranab Mukherjee, Antony greet Karunanidhi

President Pranab Mukherjee extended his birthday greetings to DMK president M Karunanidhi who recently turned 90.

Jun 08, 2013, 15:21 PM IST

Navy sex scandal: Antony says guilty won`t be spared

A naval officer`s wife has alleged that her husband had tortured her and forced her to have sex with his colleagues.

May 15, 2013, 12:13 PM IST

Chopper deal: Somebody has taken money, says Antony

Defence Minister AK Antony on Monday said "somebody has taken money" in the AgustaWestland chopper deal that is mired by bribery allegations in the clearest statement yet that corruption was involved.

Mar 25, 2013, 12:17 PM IST

Learn from past mistakes, Antony tells UDF

Defence Minister AK Antony made it amply clear that if the Congress-led United Democratic Front learnt from previous experience, it stood to benefit.

Mar 24, 2013, 15:07 PM IST

Italian marines row: `SC intervention helped solve issue`

The "stern stand" and intervention of the Supreme Court and the Centre helped bring back the two Italian marines, Defence Minister AK Antony said.

Mar 24, 2013, 13:45 PM IST

Don`t indulge in factionalism: Antony to Congress Kerala unit

Defence Minister AK Antony asked his partymen in the state to behave as factionalism has reached dangerous levels.

Feb 10, 2013, 11:55 AM IST

AK Antony on two-day visit to Myanmar

Strengthening mechanisms for joint border patrolling between India and Myanmar to curb activities of insurgent groups will be high on the agenda of Defence Minister AK Antony.

Jan 21, 2013, 19:47 PM IST

Term of GoM on CWG extended

The government has extended by two months the tenure of a Group of Ministers looking into the alleged irregularities in the conduct of Commonwealth Games 2010.

Nov 06, 2011, 23:22 PM IST